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SAY WHAT? Readers weigh in on change to B.C. Family Day

The stat holiday will fall on the third Monday of February, starting next year

B.C. Green leader supports Premier Horgan in wine battle

Andrew Weaver calls the Alberta premier’s B.C. wine ban response “petty”

UPDATE: The Trans-Canada Highway is now open through the Alberta border

Expect delays tomorrow as work crews perform avalanche debris removal

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Oak Bay hosts the inagural Vancouver Island Polar Plunge for Special Olympics BC
UVic's Phoenix Theatre brings Pulitzer Prize-winning dark comedy to stage - Crimes of the Heart
Oak Bay Police search from sky for missing off-roader
The Zieglers celebrate 50 years of real estate in Oak Bay

Court rules park board lacked authority to ban whales, dolphins at Vancouver Aquarium

Aquarium’s non-profit group had challenged a bylaw amendment that banned keeping cetaceans in parks

B.C. to axe PharmaCare deductibles for low-income families

Households earning up to $30,000 pay no deductible starting next year

VIDEO: Orcas in Ladysmith Harbour surprise prawn fishermen

Killer whales seen near Coffin Island earlier this week

Wilkinson wades into war of words over wine

New Liberal leader blames B.C. premier for starting trade fight with Alberta

Feature Friday: Wine war puts Okanagan vintners in a tough position

Notley’s actions derided, called ‘childish, foolish’

BC Hydro warns of colder temperatures in coming weeks

Electric company has activated its winter payment program

Canada sheds 88,000 net jobs, but sees full-time gains

Overall number was dragged down by a loss of 137,000 part-time positions

Unseasonably early daffodils prompt wish for cold weather on B.C. farm

Longview Farms just north of Victoria says mild weather a problem for seasonal farming

UVic prof publishes investigation on zen of Street Fighter

Prof drawn to whether violent fighting games make people violent

Police, searchers continue to look for missing Victoria area man

Combing of Gorge Waterway on Thursday part of search activities

B.C. creating 100 more teacher training spaces

French, math, physics and special education teachers in demand

How four changes to the Fisheries Act may affect the North Coast

From Indigenous reconciliation to habitat protection and owner-operator licences

Shelter reunites Alberta cat with its B.C. family

‘Furry tail ending’ made some odd twists and turns in the past six months, including a Langley stop.

Victoria Police bust man with counterfeit credit cards, cash

Investigators tipped off after other stolen items showed up for sale online